for a 1widedoorafor effective service has opened to me, and 2there are manyadversaries.
10Nowif3Timothycomes, see that he is with you withoutbcause to be afraid, for he is doing4the Lord'swork, as I also am.
115So let noonedespise him. But 6send him on his way7in peace, so that he may come to me; for I expect him with the brethren.
But concerning8Apollos our brother, I encouraged him greatly to come to you with the brethren; and it was not at all his desire to comenow, but he will comewhen he has opportunity.
139Be on the alert, 10standfirm in the faith, 11actlikemen, 12be strong.
Let all that you do be done13in love.
15Now I urge you, brethren (you know the 14household of Stephanas, that cthey were the 15firstfruits of 16Achaia, and that they have devotedthemselves for 17ministry to 18the saints ),
that 19you also be in subjection to suchmen and to everyone who helps in the work and labors.
I rejoiceover the d20coming of Stephanas and Fortunatus and Achaicus, because they have esupplied21what was lacking on your part.
For they 22have refreshed my spirit and yours. Therefore23acknowledgesuchmen.
The churches of 24Asiagreet you. 25Aquila and Priscagreet you heartily in the Lord, with 26the church that is in their house.